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Measuring Mainstream Co 2 Using M3016a - Philips M8102A Instructions For Use Manual

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Measuring Mainstream CO
Removing Exhaust Gases from the System
Anesthetics: When using the sidestream CO
WARNING
recently received anesthetics, connect the outlet to a scavenging system, to avoid exposing medical staff
to anesthetics.
Use an exhaust tube to remove the sample gas to a scavenging system. Attach it to the sidestream sensor
at the outlet connector.
Measuring Mainstream CO
The M3016A Mainstream CO
expired gas using the mainstream method. When using the appropriate accessories you can use the
mainstream CO
Infra-red radiation: Do not expose the airway adapter or M1460A transducer to infra-red radiation
WARNING
during use. This may cause incorrect readings.
Preparing to Measure Mainstream CO
Attach the transducer connector to the CO
1
Wait 20 minutes, allowing the transducer to reach its operating temperature and a stable thermal
2
condition.
Perform an accuracy check and then, if necessary, calibrate the transducer.
3
Checking Transducer Accuracy
Check transducer accuracy at least once a week or if you doubt the CO
WARNING
In Setup CO
1
2
Look at the calibration value displayed in the Setup CO
same as the value on the calstick? If not, calibrate the transducer now.
3
Place the transducer on the low cell of the calstick (labelled 0.0 mmHg or "ZERO"). The reading
on the screen should be zero within ±1 mmHg within one minute.
Place the transducer on the high cell of the calstick. The reading on the screen should be within ±1
4
mmHg of the value on the calstick within one minute.
If both readings are in range, you can leave calibration mode and begin monitoring. If either of the
5
readings is out of range, calibrate the transducer.
Calibrating the Transducer
1
Check that the windows on the calstick are clean and clear.
Place the transducer on one of the calstick cells and select Start CAL1.
2
using M3016A
2
Extension measures partial pressure of carbon dioxide in a patient's
2
measurement with ventilated adults, pediatric and neonatal patients.
2
menu, select Cal. Mode to switch on calibration mode.
2
14 Monitoring Carbon Dioxide
measurement on patients who are receiving or have
2
using M3016A
2
2
connector on the M3016A extension.
2
menu next to Start CAL1. Is it the
2
readings.
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